John Williamson joins Spirit Aeronautics as CFO
John Williamson has joined Spirit Aeronautics as chief financial officer (CFO).
“The aviation industry is unique and it takes someone with an entrepreneurial spirit coupled with a strong financial acumen to be successful, especially in the maintenance and repair organisation (MRO) environment.”
Tony Bailey, President & COO said: “The aviation industry is unique and it takes someone with an entrepreneurial spirit coupled with a strong financial acumen to be successful, especially in the maintenance and repair organisation (MRO) environment.”
“We have been searching for that right individual and John fit’s our needs perfectly. His education and experience as a CPA and Senior Auditor for Deloitte give him accounting clarity coupled with the technical knowledge the position requires and his experience as a franchise owner gives him the innovative insight we need to help us to continue our growth plan. He is an amazing fit for our organization and I have every confidence that John will be an elemental part of our continued success!” added Bailey.
John Williamson said: “When I first thought of joining Spirit Aeronautics, I was concerned that my experience wouldn’t transition to the Aviation industry in the same ways I was accustomed but after spending time with the Executive Team going over the Business Plan and vision for the future, I realised that Spirit Aeronautics was the only place I wanted to be. This is an unbelievable opportunity with an incredible company that has strong values and a clearly defined vision. I couldn’t wait to get started and every day since has been truly exciting and rewarding. I can’t wait to see what tomorrow brings!”
Spirit Aeronautics is based in Columbus, Ohio and offers worldwide aviation services to corporate, military and commercial operators.